Heakyung Kim, MD

Areas of Expertise: Botox/phenol injection, Cerebral palsy, Cognitive functioning in traumatic brain injury and pharmaceutical intervention, Intrathecal Baclofen pump, Spasticity management
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Ewha Woman's University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea


    Yonsei University, Severance Hospital, Seoul, Korea


    Yonsei University, Severance Hospital, Seoul, KoreaKessler Institute for Rehabilitation, New Jersey Medical School


    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Chester, NJ

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Rehabilitation
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Rehabilitation Physician

    Medical Director of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

  • Research Interests

    Spasticity management
    Brain plasticity

  • Publications


    Kim H, Murphy N, Kim CT, Moberg-Wolff E, Trovato M. Pediatric rehabilitation: 5. Transitioning teens with disabilities into adulthood. PM R. 2010 Mar;2(3):S31-7. Read abstract




    Kim CT, Moberg-Wolff E, Trovato M, Kim H, Murphy N. Pediatric rehabilitation: 1. Common medical conditions in children with disabilities. PM R. 2010 Mar;2(3):S3-S11. Read abstract